Posts Tagged ‘hiking’

Five Authentic Experiences in Beautiful Phuket

By Edd Morris Special to Lost Girls World Phuket could be paradise. The dark green rainforest falls onto the white-sand beaches, and dramatic rocky outcrops bathe in the warm blue sea. It’s easy to understand why Phuket Island – the largest of all the isles surrounding Thailand – is firmly...
June 8th, 2011 | Thailand | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Ky Delaney

Lost Girl of the Week: Ky Delaney
This week’s LG of the Week, Ky Delaney, is a recovering attorney who recently quit her job to travel, kayak, climb, run, hike,  camp and otherwise spend time on or near a river.  With her pick-up truck fully loaded for whatever adventure comes up, she enjoys getting out and experiencing the...
March 2nd, 2011 | Lost Girl of the Week | Read More

A Hikers Heaven: Cape Town

A Hikers Heaven: Cape Town
By: Laura Malandra, LG South African Correspondent                                                                   Hiking is an experience not to miss out on while in South Africa. The Cape Town skyline (from left to right) showcases Devil’s Peak, Table Mountain...
February 22nd, 2011 | Backpacking & Trekking, South Africa, Tours & Attractions | Read More

LG Food News: 9.4.10

LG Food News: 9.4.10
By Danielle E. Alvarez LG Food Editor A roundup of the most delicious news in the world ***** Feast this Labor Day Farmer’s Market season may be coming to an end, but the exotic excitement is just beginning. This upcoming Labor Day, (September 6,  from 12pm – 5pm),  Flushing, Queens will...
September 4th, 2010 | Food News, New York City, United States | Read More

Running The Death Valley Marathon – A Race to the Finish

Running The Death Valley Marathon – A Race to the Finish
by Nancy Yeomans LG Air Travel Editor Source: www.trekearth.com Death Valley National Park is the hottest, driest and lowest place in North America. If I hadn’t driven across it myself I’d never guess that this 3 million acres of vastness lies only 2 hours by car from the glitz and excess...
March 29th, 2010 | Adventure Travel, California, Fitness & Workouts, Nevada | Read More

Hurts So Good: Advice for the Inca Trail

Hurts So Good: Advice for the Inca Trail
Rachel Hunt is a native Oregonian who has stumbled her way across four continents with designs on the other three. Having haggled in the souks of Oman and wrestled caimans in the Amazon, she is constantly in search of her next adventure. In the meantime you can find her blogging on The Matchbox Dairies...
February 23rd, 2010 | Adventure Travel, Featured, Fitness & Workouts, Peru | Read More

The Lost Coast: Northern California’s Untamed Waterfront

The Lost Coast: Northern California’s Untamed Waterfront
by Jessica Goldstein LG Adventure Editor Before I went to the Lost Coast in Northern California, I’d been to the beach- at least, I’d been down the shore (pronounced “sho-wuh”). The waterfront as I knew it tasted like funnel cake washed down with beer and sounded like Bon Jovi....
October 19th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, California, Fitness & Workouts | Read More

Where the Wild Things Are: Havasu Falls

Where the Wild Things Are: Havasu Falls
by Jessica Goldstein LG Adventure Editor There are a few things you cannot do when you hike Havasu Falls. I say “when” and not “if” because once you know it’s out there, there’s no not going. Things not to do: take a helicopter down, ride a mule, have a mule carry...
September 29th, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Cabins & Camping, Featured, Fitness & Workouts, United States | Read More

Lost in Costa Rica: How to Hike Corcovado National Park

Lost in Costa Rica: How to Hike Corcovado National Park
Last month, I traveled to Costa Rica for a long-overdue Pressner family vacation-and I recently wrote about that experience for our good friends at Jaunted.com. I’ve also been sharing those adventures on Lost Girls World-read on, or visit Jaunted for the full series. ****** While the list...
September 22nd, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Costa Rica, Couples Travel, Fitness & Workouts, Tours & Attractions, Walking, Wildlife & Animals | Read More

Lost in Costa Rica: Revving our Adrenaline in Arenal

Lost in Costa Rica: Revving our Adrenaline in Arenal
Last month, I traveled to Costa Rica for an extended getaway with my boyfriend Jeff before he left for law school. We decided to combine our adventure with a long-overdue Pressner family vacation-and I recently wrote about that experience for our good friends at Jaunted.com. This week, I’ll be...
September 3rd, 2009 | Adventure Travel, Costa Rica, Family & Kid Travel, Fitness & Workouts, Lost Girls | Read More